Edinburgh of the 80s: 17 amazing photos that will transport you to Edinburgh in 1987
In the year of the Great Storm, change was brewing in the Scottish capital.
Nationally, 1987 will be remembered by many as the year BBC meteorologist Michael Fish failed to forecast a severe extratropical cyclone that would eventually cause £2billion in damage.
In October, hurricane-force winds caused unprecedented chaos, particularly in the Home Counties, but there was a lot going on right here in Edinburgh.
We’ve scoured the archives to bring you 17 photos that will take you back to Edinburgh in 1987.